Working With Others

Evergreen collaborates with organizations that are working to create stronger communities and a more sustainable economy. Evergreen works with these organizations through memberships and program participation.

Carton Council


The Carton Council is committed to increasing carton
recycling in the United States. By promoting both
recycling technology and local collection programs they
work to limit the number of valuable cartons that end up
in a landfill.

Sustainable Packaging Coalition


The Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) is an
industry working group dedicated to a more robust
environmental vision for packaging. They endeavor to
build packaging systems that encourage economic
prosperity and a sustainable flow of materials.

Forest Stewardship
Council® Certified

FSC® is an independent, non-governmental, not-for-profit organization established to promote the responsible management of the world’s forests.

Sustainable Forestry Initiative®


SFI is a charitable organization dedicated to promoting sustainable forest management.

Program for the Endoresement of
Forest Certification SchemesTM


PEFCTM works througout the entire forest supply chain to promote good practice in the forest and to ensure that timber and non-timber forest products are produced with respect for the highest ecological, social, and ethical standards.

Environmental Paper Assessment Tool


The Environmental Paper Assessment Tool is an innovative assessment tool that allows buyers and sellers of paper products to evaluate environmental performance data along the paper supply chain. EPAT creates the opportunity for informed discussion about the environmental attributes and trade-offs involved in paper purchasing decisions.

American Forest & Paper Association


AF&PA has established quantifiable sustainability goals with a commitment to transparently report progress towards achieving those goals.

National Council for Air and
Stream Improvement


The National Council for Air and Stream Improvement is an independent, non-profit research institute that focuses on environmental topics of interest to the forest products industry.